Athens based shipowner and operator Empire Bulkers sold 2010 built panamax bulk carrier 93K DWT MV Dimitra for about $12.6 million to Greek shipowners. Stamatis Molaris led Empire Bulkers recorded loss on sale of Chinese built post-panamax bulk carrier MV Dimitra. In July 2013, Empire Bulkers acquired MV Dimitra for $20 million. According to market veterans, MV Dimitra is worth between $11.8 million and $13.4 million.
In March 2019, Empire Bulkers sold 2005 built panamax bulk carrier 76K DWT MV Elnath (ex MV Rosali) to another Greek shipowner Niiris Shipping for $9.85 million. Empire Bulkers bought MV Elnath (ex MV Rosali) for about $7.5 million in June 2016.